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Category: Plastic Surgery News

Plastic Surgery Statistics Surge Among Both Baby Boomers and Millennials: What Are the Causes and What Are the Differences?

Posted October 02, 2019

4 min read While plastic surgery statistics are on the rise across the board, two specific demographics are experiencing significantly large bumps. Baby boomers and millennials are heading to their plastic surgeons in record-high numbers, and although their overall desires are similar, they are showing interest in very different procedures. Why Is Plastic Surgery Gaining […]

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4 Common Misconceptions About Plastic Surgery

Posted June 23, 2018

Despite its growing popularity (there were over 1.7 million cosmetic surgery procedures and over 15 million minimally invasive cosmetic procedures performed in 2017), common misconceptions about plastic surgery still exist. Many people continue to see plastic surgery as something only for vain celebrities; yet in actuality, that couldn’t be further from the truth. Over the years, cosmetic surgery and minimally invasive procedures have not only improved in technique and quality of results but also in increased popularity. Patients of all ages are finding themselves heading to their cosmetic surgeons for touch-up treatments and fixes of their most bothersome physical troubles. With plastic surgery hitting the mainstream, it’s time to clear up those lingering misconceptions.

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Dr. Schlechter Featured in NewBeauty Magazine

Posted March 08, 2017

Noted beauty magazine NewBeauty has a new feature profile on Dr. Benjamin Schlechter. Dr. Schlechter is honored to be recognized among beauty experts for his artistry, skill, and compassion as a plastic surgeon. Readers of NewBeauty have the privilege to learn more about our esteemed surgeon and the high level of care he offers every patient.

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Things You Should Keep In Mind Before You Have Plastic Surgery

Posted May 31, 2016

So you have made the decision to have plastic surgery. You may be a bit nervous, excited, and overwhelmed all at the same time. It is normal to feel anxious before a procedure. The way to quell any fears is to be well informed about the process from start to finish. Here are a few things you need to keep in mind before you have plastic surgery.

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The Most Popular Plastic Surgeries in 2015

Posted April 08, 2016

In 2015, there were many new and surprising trends in plastic surgery. There was a stark decrease in the number of traditionally popular procedures such as breast augmentation. Instead, many people are turning to non-invasive laser procedures to change their looks rather than the traditional scalpel method. Here are a few of the most popular plastic surgery trends in 2015.

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Post Weight Loss Surgery 101

Posted February 11, 2016

Losing weight is a huge achievement. While losing excess body fat feels wonderful, many individuals are still not happy with their body. After major weight loss, you may have a lot of loose skin, stretch marks, and still feel self-conscious about your appearance. North Shore Aesthetics helps our patients each and every day feel and look their best. We always want our patients to be well informed about the process and the results you can expect from post weight loss surgery.

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4 Current Plastic Surgery Trends

Posted November 24, 2015

Every year, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) releases statistics regarding trends in plastic surgery. This is used to look at the popularity of certain procedures and help surgeons anticipate what patients will be requesting. North Shore Aesthetics is always on the cutting edge of modern plastic surgery and we strive to meet the needs of every patient, no matter the trend. Currently, these are the top four current plastic surgery trends:

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